Grants made by the Elmina B. Sewall Foundation in 2013

In the 2012-2013 grant cycle, the Elmina B. Sewall Foundation awarded $7,580,000 to 159 organizations. In total the Foundation considered 297 proposals requesting $16,300,000. Below is a list of grants made, categorized by the area of interest with which they most closely align.
Please note that grants awarded do not necessarily reflect fit for future funding. If you are seeking funding from the Foundation carefully review our Grant Programs and General Considerations to help determine if your work aligns with the Foundation’s current areas of interest.


Animal Welfare






Human Well-Being



Other Grants Honoring Mrs. Sewall's Legacy


The Foundation honors Mrs. Sewall’s interests and lifetime of philanthropy by supporting a number of organizations with whom she had personal relationships and affinity. While the organizations listed below do not necessarily fit the Foundation’s current priorities, the Board of Director’s recognizes their good work and significance to Mrs. Sewall through these awards.